Norman Stark’s health has not been good; not long ago he...
In spring 2000, a group of Florida high school students...
A group of nuns is urging Pope Francis to rescind the...
A 22,000-year-old mastodon skull and tool (a stone blade or...
Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the...
Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the...
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Researching the Past

ICTMN Staff
6/20/12
From Stonehenge to solar flares online, the summer solstice hits the Northern Hemisphere on June 20. At precisely 11:08 p.m...
Lee Allen
6/19/12
Current debates about climate change notwithstanding, humans have tried to harness their environment since time immemorial, from the invention of fire to irrigation...
Duane Champagne
6/19/12
A puzzling aspect of the term tribe is its lack of a clear definition. Even the Department of the Interior, the last word on federal recognition, doesn’t have one...
ICTMN Staff
6/18/12
A new exhibit at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, Ontario takes a new approach at looking at the War of 1812, delving into the four perspectives of each group involved—Canadians ...
ICTMN Staff
6/18/12
Today marks the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, a war all but forgotten in American history books. But what did that war mean for this country’s Indigenous Peoples?...
Richard Walker
6/17/12
Julia Flynn Siler’s Lost Kingdom: Hawaii’s Last Queen, the Sugar Kings, and America’s First Imperial Adventure (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2012) is a meticulously researched narrative...
ICTMN Staff
6/16/12
Though not much remembered south of the 49th Parallel, the War of 1812, seminal in the creation of Canada, was marked by alliances between aboriginals and the British...
Stephanie Woodard
6/16/12
Deep inside the unassuming borders of what is today Ohio sits a complex of earthworks aligned so precisely with the rise and set of the moon that modern surveying equipment could n...
ICTMN Staff
6/14/12
Chief Alexander McGillivray A watch said to have been custom made as a gift from George Washington to Alexander McGillivray, an 18 th century Creek leader, was featured in the June...
ICTMN Staff
6/13/12
When Scott Hewitt, who guides canoe and kayak trips on the Sangamon River, discovered the piece of American Indian pottery he thought it was just a piece of rock, reported The Stat...

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